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Meaning & Definition of Concern in English





1. Something that interests you because it is important or affects you

  • "The safety of the ship is the captain's concern"
  • concern

2. An anxious feeling

  • "Care had aged him"
  • "They hushed it up out of fear of public reaction"
  • concern,
  • care,
  • fear

3. A feeling of sympathy for someone or something

  • "She felt strong concern for those less fortunate"
  • concern

4. Something or someone that causes anxiety

  • A source of unhappiness
  • "New york traffic is a constant concern"
  • "It's a major worry"
  • concern,
  • worry,
  • headache,
  • vexation

5. A commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it

  • "He bought his brother's business"
  • "A small mom-and-pop business"
  • "A racially integrated business concern"
  • business,
  • concern,
  • business concern,
  • business organization,
  • business organisation


1. Be relevant to

  • "There were lots of questions referring to her talk"
  • "My remark pertained to your earlier comments"
  • refer,
  • pertain,
  • relate,
  • concern,
  • come to,
  • bear on,
  • touch,
  • touch on,
  • have-to doe with

2. Be on the mind of

  • "I worry about the second germanic consonant shift"
  • concern,
  • interest,
  • occupy,
  • worry

Examples of using

While there is concern about children's development, there is uncertainty about giving them a lot of lee-way.
This new project in Java doesn't concern me at all, because I'm a PHP developer.
For a pillow like this all men do yearn but that - quite frankly - is not my concern.